Messenger kintsugi limbag


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My laptop whispered to me,” Keep me safe, I am vulnerable without you”. You’re probably wondering what I can help you with? Well to put it simply I can help you with your articles without tiring you, because you know I’m flexible from one shoulder to another and we keep up the good work.

The interconnected weaved patterns are inspired by the traditional Rwandan mat called “Ikirago”

Kintsugi limbags are made with the primary intention of being environmentally conscious and making the earth greener by putting harmful waste to use. Our artisans repurpose the dumped pairs of jeans into world-class quality bags. Denim fabrics (fabrics that make jeans) are one of the least eco-friendly clothing fabrics. Though they are harmful, jeans remain the cornerstone of just about any wardrobe. Hundreds of millions of them are produced and sold every year, that’s why AFLIMBA took the initiative of extending the life of their waste by repurposing them into bags. PURCHASING A KINTSUGI LIMBAG IS SAVING THE PLANET ONE BAG AT A TIME.

  • Size:
  • 15 x 11.5 x 4 inch
  • (Length x Height x Thickness)

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AFLIMBA partnered with unemployed women in low-income households to be foot soldiers to collect pairs of jeans that are no longer worn from door to door starting in Kigali, the capital city of Rwanda.

The word “Kintsugi” comes from the Japanese art of putting broken pottery pieces back together with gold to imply a metaphor for embracing your flaws and imperfections.


  • Size:
  • 15 x 11.5 x 4 inch
  • (Length x Height x Thickness)
  • Color: Dark Gray
  • Inside laptop pouch
  • Inside zippered pocket
  • Inside is made with African wax fabric
  • Adjustable shoulder strap
  • Single handle
  • Two front pockets
  • One front zippered pocket
  • Flap opening
  • Zip closure
  • Water-resistant
  • Handmade in Rwanda

MATERIAL: It is made in repurposed denim garments in combination with linen upholstery fabric and African wax fabric. Linen is a natural fiber that has its origin in the flax plant. It is often mixed with synthetic fibers to improve its characteristics. It has a slubby texture that is responsible for the alluring feel. It is one of the strongest fabrics with the best durability among all types of upholstery fabric. It does not pill, It is abrasion-resistant. Linen is antibacterial and is resistant to mildew. It is resistant to fading. It is an eco-friendly material.

RETURN: If the delivered limbag doesn’t fit your expectations in terms of quality, a refund is guaranteed. 

ABOUT US: AFLIMBA is a creative space for rural artisans based in Rwanda to elevate the craftsmanship in rural communities and improve the livelihood of rural artisans at the same time bringing to life the finest-handcrafted bags, we call them ‘LIMBAGS’. Every purchased Limbag takes us a step closer to providing a financially sustainable life to a rural artisan.


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